Today is Friday the 13th, and as Michael Scott once said "I'm not superstitious but i am a little stitious."

You should avoid the following activities today because it is considered bad luck to do the following things on any Friday that falls on a 13th.

  • Begin a new job or a trip
  • Cut off both ends of a loaf of bread
  • Flip your mattress
  • Put new shoes on the table
  • Leave your hat on the bed
  • Walk under a ladder
  • Pour water on a windowsill
  • Plant Potatoes
  • Lean a broom on a bed
  • Open an umbrella indoors
  • Do housework
  • Wear new clothes
  • Cut your hair
  • Sneeze to your left side
  • Have a black cat cross your path